Exercise Science

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The purpose of the Exercise Science minor is to have competent and dedicated professionals teach, research, and serve in the health and wellness field. This minor is designed to complement a number of majors, including but not limited to, athletic training, nursing, pre-medicine, physical education, and recreation. The Exercise Science minor is intended to provide in-depth study into exercise functions and dysfunctions of a large population as well as have the potential to lead students to graduate programs.

About Health, Human Performance, and Recreation Department

The Department of Health, Human Performance and Recreation (HHPR) is located in the new Student Recreation Center. The HHPR faculty possess a wide array of specializations. The department offers undergraduate degree programs in Exercise Science, Recreation Services, Sport and Hospitality Management, and Physical Education, seven minors and certificates in Dance, Coaching, and Hospitality Management, as well as a graduate program in HHPR. Within each of the degree programs, there are emphases/concentration areas from which students select the professional paths that best fit their needs. 

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